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francisco. supervisor plans to introduce a measure to tax soda and other sugary benefit programs like energy drinks. the bigger the drink, the higher the tax. two cents an ounce raising $31 million a year and require the approval of two-thirds of san francisco voters. what do you think? go to facebook and join the conversation. amy hollyfield will have more on the idea coming up at 6:30. >> san francisco homeless advocates will rally at city hall today before the board supervisor votes on a proposal to close the city parks overnight. demonstrators held a sleep in last night in the mission district. they are opposed to closing parks between midnight and 5:00 a.m. to prevent vandal imbut protests say it will punish the homeless who have nowhere else to go. >> the berkeley city council will decide on an appeal brought by former tenants of a burned out apartment complex would landlord has a history of negligence. the former ten amendments of the -- tenants of thing say the owner disconnected the firearms and properly installed the water hero. it was gutted in a march 2012 >> shares of tesla moto
. >> and would you pay extra for soda? the push for an extra tax in one bay area city. slavery, if he had to. he s- he wasn't serious, and his s f context. >> a nevada assemblyman is coming under fire for saying he would vote for slavery if he had to. he said he wasn't serious and his words were taken out of context. we dug up the video and you be the judge. >> if that is what they want, i have to hold my nose and bite my tongue. but yeah, if that is what the citizens want who elected me, that is what they elected me for. >> nevada's governor and several senators called the comment outrageous, insensitive and wrong, and they want an apology. >>> google is up to something big on the bay, we told you about their top secret project on treasure island that involves a huge barge and in an kpix5 exclusive, allen martin says there may be more. since the story last ran on friday, word has surfaced of this second stricture being built in portland, maine and possibly a third in connecticut. the director that would issue permits to google has heard of multiple vessels. >> as far as we know, this is the onl
for later shooting at that girl. >> san francisco board of supervisors meeting to vote whether to add a tax on sugary drinks. >> critics are saying this is a bad idea. abc # news has more. >> the owner of this popular deli in the castro district says soft drinks makeup 30% of his business and says a tax would hurt. >> to be honest it would be affecting us in a way, people, cut back on soft drinks. and, also, drinks. >> reporter: supervisor scott weiner will start a campaign for a tax on soda and sugar-sweetened beverages. >> we have taxed tobacco fr a long time, taxed alcohol for a long time. it's not out of the ordinary to tax products that have some negative side affects. >> reporter: also gearing up today a consulting firm that beverage companies hired to fight the tax. >> because they simply have effect of raising cost of living and have no material affect on with living a healthy life style. >> reporter: his firm helped defend a soda tax in richmond. he thinks san francisco voters will respond the same. >> i think san franciscoins have higher priorities than placing a tax on beverag
st to sign up for coverage next year. and avoid new tax penalties. today's announcement had been expected - since the white house has been promising quick action to fix the many technical problems with the website. >> getting health care in california has been relatively easy compared to what's happening nationally with "obamacare" still, moving the penalty deadline back to march 31st is a relief for californians who are on the fence about their healthcare coverage. i just got off the phone with the executive director peter lee. >> this is great, this is very clear for us to be able to do or marketing. and if you want to wait until 2014? you will not get a penalty if you sign between open enrollment. open enrollment. >> from the beginning covered california has had far fewer glitches than the national website, in fact the executive director has been on the phone with the president. >> we've had calls with the president.of millions of americans and we have had talks and he does care a lot about this working because we are changing the lives of millions of americans. >> so far cove
to cover in the next hour. upcoming guests, scott wiener, san francisco's supervisor. tax on sugary drinks. >> also, the union for bart have ordered to have a new contract. we will hear from him live in studio coming up within the hour. >> first, breaking news in oakland. a two alarm house fire spreading fast. it broke out this morning around 6:20. right now there's no word of anyone hurt. we have calls to fire officials and will bring you the latest when it comes to the newsroom. >> a federal prosecutor providing new details about the shooting inside lax. the suspected gunman allegedly shot a tsa officer at point blank range on friday, then went up an escalator, came back down, and shot the same man again. he's been charged with murdering a federal officer and could face the death penalty. investigators say he was not a ticketed passenger. he was dropped off at the airport before the shooting. as carter evans tells us, authorities say he had more than one weapon. >> reporter: federal authorities announced the man who opened fire on tsa officers at delhi international airport carried with
? similar tax measures were defeated last year in richmond and almonte. >> it's a national trend that appears to be growing. we spoke with the san francisco supervisor scott wiener who discussed the possibility of a surcharge on sodas. it's his idea. the supervisor said that drinking them is a health risk. >> there is growing specific evidence that south air drinks are a leading cause of a spike in type 2 diabetes and that has to do with the way they absorbed into the bodies. they a direct cause. >> and for most americans, it might seem odd these days for sugar to join the list of big bad things like liquor or tobacco, the sip tax of the past -- syntax of the past. how do you think this is going to go over? >> they're a major, major health problem like tobacco. >> it's similar to that. the judged -- let me ask you this: what is the idea? is it to get money for programs for health and education for kids about not drinking south air drippings or to make it more expensive and prohibit it for people to buy it and they buy less of it. >> we're not prohibiting anything. it's like a tob
to turn down music when he was shot. >>> a tax on sugary drinks, we have new information and a response from the beverage industry. >>> keeping shoppers in chinatown safe. those stories next. i love watching tv outside. and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got more hd channels, more dvr space. yeah, but i mean, how did you know? i researched. no, i-i told you. no. yeah! no. the important part is that you're happy now. and i got you this visor. you made a visor! yes! that i'll never wear. ohh. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for two years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. . >> in hopes of making shoppers feel safer, a businessman is bringing in private security. kron4's dan kerman has more. >> we hope that residents, merchants and patrons feel safer. >> reporter: he is the one who will pay for the guard for the next year from the bank. he is thanking the patrons of the bank. >> as much as i want to have mugs and pens and beach balls, we felt
. >> we have taxed alcohol for a long-term. it is not out of the ordinary to tax products with negative side effects. california for food and beverage choice says and i quote, "such measures are unnecessary, wasteful distractions from serious policy-making." the idea is to introduce this to the board today and get it on the ballot next year so san francisco voters can vote next year. >> the story is generating a lot of talk on social media. what do you think. should sodas and sugary drinks be taxed? you can gin the conversation. >> in the north bay police are warning neighbors of a large protest today over the fatal police shooting of a teenager. a crowd of demonstrators is expected to rally in the name of children-year-old andy lopez in downtown santa rosa at noon. the funeral will take place today at 5:00 at the resurrection parish church in santa rosa. we have new information about the sonoma, sheriff deputy who shot lopez seven times after the boy flashed a realistic looking assault rifle. 48-year-old erick gelhaus is 24-year veteran of the force and firearms instructor and written
is on. a san francisco supervisor unveiled his plans today to tax sugary drinks. he wants a 2 cent per ounce tax on sodas and other sweet drinks in the city. that would equal 24 cents for a regular can of soda. he said the tax would raise about $31 million a year for san francisco that could be used to pay for outdoor recreation programs. >> havi richmond and l.a. rejected a similar plan. the tax would unfairly burden poor communities. he also proposed a plan to streamline the hours for parks. city parks have a variety of opening and closing hours. it is aimed at the idea of cutting down on vandalism that happens late at night. >>> it's official. the birthplace of the apple computer is now part of history. last night the historical commission voted unanimously to turn steve job's home into a historical site. the late steve jobs and apple cofounder built the first apple 1 computers in the garage back in 1976. >>> we have an update to a story we've been following in the past year. >> his name is jeff schmidt. >> one-half hour after the finish line closed. i thought a story about a guy th
could cost you more in supervisor with a measure that will tax sodas and energy drinks and teas can chocolate milk. the bigger the drink, the higher the tax, two cents an ounce raising $31 million a year for nutrition and physical fitness programs and require approval from two-thirds of voters. amy hollyfield will have more on the idea at 5:30. we want to know what you think on facebook and their your thoughts. >> san francisco homeless advocates will rally at city hall before the board votes on a proposal to close the city parks during overnight hours. there was a sleep in last night in the mission district opposed to the plan to close all city parks between midnight and 5:00 a.m. to prevent vandalisms. protesters say it will punish the hopeless who have nowhere else to go. >> the city count meets to -- the city council meets to vote on an appeal of tenants would say the owner improperly installed a water heater before a march 1212 fire that led to displacements and injuries and lawsuits. the board narrowly approved the rebuilding project in downand the former tenants wants to make
will discuss a new tax on soda. scott weiner now lobbying for a 20 cent surcharge on each can or bottle sold here in the city. the money would pay for health, nutrition and activity programs for young people. >> as long as i know for sure it's definitely going towards that program and definitely going towards that cause then, yeah, i'd pay for the tax. >> sugar is terrible for you. i feel like people would stop drinking sugary soda if it was 25 cents extra. similar tax measures were defeated last year in richmond and in los angeles county town of el monte. >>> the snow is coming down. more than a foot has fallen in the highest elevation. ian schwartz with more on the season's first storm. >> a week ago we were dealing with temperatures near 80 degrees up here in the sierra but now snow are reminding drivers winter is not far off. >> weeks of sun and warmth tooshg a backseat to temperatures and snow today in the sierra. >> it was quite a change. >> scenes like this make snow junkies like jason smith sal fing. not everyone was welcoming the winter blast, though. traffic came to a crawl as i-80
mi. an hour, and the average about 98 mi. an hour. >> catherine: if you want to tax your girlfriend that you love her, both for its accurate but if you are considering apologizing using text you may want to rethink. those are the findings of a new study in the journal of couple at the relationship therapy. researchers surveyed 276 beyond a doubt in committed relationships and about that affectionate pets enhance those relationships. but taxing heavier stuff like this gushing relationship problems was more negatively associated with the relationship satisfaction and stability. the much you tax matters to. a man who sent and received a bunch of tax or less satisfied with their relationships. the woman who said that more often said the opposite >> reporter: upper 60s for the south bay. hi to top up below in the inland. san francisco los 64 high. 67 oakland and 7 day at around the bay but sunday sunny. but pretty windy. temperatures will warm up monday with a chance of rain are ready by next friday. catherine? set >> catherine: starting today, the special lights l e d on the western spa
is lobbying for a new tax. a 24-cent surcharge on each can or bottle of soda sold in the city. it would pay for health and nutrition programs for young people. >> yeah, as long as i know for sure it is going toward that program, and definitely going toward that cause, then yeah, i would be okay with it. >> sugar is terrible for you. i feel like people would stop drinking it if it was 25 cents extra. >> the idea needs support for the majority of supervisors. similar tax ideas were turned down in other surrounding areas. ingly don't need someone to tell me that sugar is not good for me. i don't need that. >> you can't do do it yourself. >> i need to be taxed to know. >>> if the rams beat seattle. >>> if the rams beat seattle. the 49ers will be ,, are you flo? yes. is this the thing you gave my husband? well, yeah, yes. the "name your price" tool. you tell us the price you want to pay, and we give you a range of options to choose from. careful, though -- that kind of power can go to your head. that explains a lot. yo, buddy! i got this. gimme one, gimme one, gimme one! the power of th
to over 2 thousand but they couldn't pay that kind of tax for that growth and we are the only couldn't in the state of california that had the payroll tax to chu and i and kim got together with tweeter and thought we could forge something but not just give it to them therefore we looked at the whole of market street. we used to having some great places on market street and i understand some of the history that occurred there part of it was because we didn't do transportation well, that caused a lot of the businesses downfall so we survived with a challenge we we felt maybe this was the way to do is it is create an area where we can provide that tax break but only if you locate this and deliver on the jobs you promised. that was a good 2-way street that started an important conversation 0 how we talk with new companies and visit them in do seduce their needs. we have today 4 thousand 8 hundred technical companies because. and i count every single one of the folks that work there >> the consumption on mid market goes from 10 the street to an. we got some pretty good skews because with
is gay or the mechanic who toos your taxes or -- who does your taxes or who fixes your car? tim cook argued, we found that when people feel valued for who they are, they have the comfort and confidence to do the best work of their lives. all 55 democrats and at least five republicans in this senate support this bill so it is likely it will get the 60 votes needed to pass. it's doubtful the republican- controlled house will sign on. in washington, i'm kyla campbell, back to you. >>> san francisco police hope a surveillance photo will help them find a missing brazilian sturnt. the photo was taken on halloween on 16th in the mission. it shows a man using a credit card belonging to 23-year-old paulo netto. several days earlier, his mother and sister say they received a panicked call from netto who has been missing for a work and he says people were following him and he was in trouble. >>> police in davis are investigating what appears to be an attempt to blow up a fraternity house. students reported smealing gas around 1:00 yesterday afternoon and investigators determined that someone ha
the pike? how many taxes are in there? nice that it is covering people, but when will it -- what is it going to cost us? i think that americans really want to know and it is not out there in black-and-white. you should be able to look and see. there are a lot of important things that have been done wrong. the president has lied to us. thank you. host: a little bit more about the book "double down." it is just coming out. even after obama named hillary clinton as secretary of state, finding their wounds, he could barely endure spending time with the clinton. he rarely contacted his democratic predecessor in the years after taking office. after midterm losses for his party, the incumbent and his inner circle realized that they still needed the popular mr. clinton. they golfed together in 2011 in an effort to get closer together. they did not even finish 18 holes. r. obama succinctly expressed his view of mr. clinton saying that he liked him in doses. to thema, who is known test campaign donor nations said that he could not name his top five vendors. he says he has no idea. after me
, the fall scout, next. >>> next, why one bay area leader wants to put a soda tax on next year's pal lot. >>> and, blown away, literally. the strong storms that swept some pedestrian off their feet. ,,,,,, >>> it was a flat day on wall street. the dow slipped a point. nasdaq drop more than three. s&p rose two points. that was enough for another record close. shares of apple dipped following the release of its earnings report. the company said it made a small profit in the fourth quarter. small because of the cost of the popular iphone. still, the all the beat wall street expectations. overall, apple stock up 25% since the last earnings report in july. >>> a delegation of european diplomats came to washingtoned to demanding answers about nsa's spy. a spanish newspaper reported the nsa monitored 60 million phone calls there in one month. germany and france were also caught up in the nsa sweep. some european leaders say they should consider allowing the u.s. to track terrorist spendening. >> i think they have to make a clear distinction between fighting terrorist but not spying on france. >
for young people. >> i vote for the tax, yeah. as long as i know for sure it's definitely going toward that program and definitely going toward that cause then, yeah, i'd pay for the tax. >> sugar is terrible for you and everyone drinks sugar all the time. i feel like people would stop drinking sugar y sodas if they were 24 cents extra. >> the idea would need support from the majority of supervisors to get on the ballot. similar measures were defeetd last year. >>> and protesters plan a rally today against another one of scott weiner's proposals. this time, the supervisor wants san francisco parks to close between mid niethd and 5:00 a.m.. the idea is to stop vandalism and theft. protesters say the plan targets homeless people. today's rally will be at noontime at city hal. >>> celebrity chef guy fierri took the stand against bay area teen accused of stealing his lam boar gee knee. max is accused of repealing into a san francisco car dealership in 2011 and stealing the $200,000 car to impress a girl. fieri spent five minutes on the stand yesterday telling the court he never gave permis
to try and pass a tax on sugary drinks. supervisor scott weiner officially submitted his plan to place a two cent per ounce tax on sodas and the plan would target the alarming rise of diabetes among kids. supervisor estimates the tax could raise $31 million a year for rec programs. similar tax proposals in richmond and los angeles failed following lobbying by the beverage industry. the industry says the tax would unfairly affect poor communities. >>> from local ballot issues to the statewide issues, california's initiatives allow voters to make laws. you know that. many of those hot-button issues that we vote on, but are they good tools for making policy? and how many of us actually understand the initiatives we vote on? let's bring in nbc bay area's political analyst, larry gerston. good to see you. we have a legislator and governor but many people enjoy having the direct vote to pass laws, right? >> yes, scary how much, or how little they know about it. the voters adopted the idea in 1911 when the legislature was literally owned by the southern pacific railroad. it was no joke. fed u
years. the transformation will generate $3 million in taxes for oakland. >>> new information about the chaos and confusion in castro valley after workers abandoned patients at an assisted care facility. here's an excerpt from a 911 call made by a staff member who stayed. >> is she breathing? >> yes. >> so we don't know what's wrong? he's just not looking well? >> what is wrong? >> valley springs manor shut down for two days last week. patients were inside with no staff to take care of them. except a janitor and a cook. that job included helping amputees the bedridden and mentally impaired. authorities are searching for the staff members who abandoned their post. >>> fans of gadgets by cupertino based apple converged on the company stores to get the latest version of the ipad. in new york, hundreds lined up before dawn yesterday at the flag ship apple store there on fifth avenue. and then celebrated when it opened. similar scenes played out around the country. the ipad air costs about $500 which is more expensive than competing tablets but reviews have been positive. the new ipad we
states where he previously practiced medicine but mary it intends to reapply for lessons in taxes. murray has been sentenced to serve four years behind bars but a change in california law allowed his in carson it- incarceration time to be significantly cut down. sacramento police said one man is dead and six others wounded after a drive-by shooting at a halloween party. witnesses told police that just after 130 am sunday 8 to door bmw drove by and someone inside opened fire on people as they were leaving the event. the victim was a 28 year-old father of three. the six others were wounded were transported to hospital and are expected to survive. the party was promoted on line. police said the party was illegal because promoters were charging people to attend what was supposed to be a private event. >>darya: a new report underscores what health professionals know but parents and not. the flow can be find out--fatal to children even help the kids who don't have other medical conditions. researchers with the centers for disease control and prevention found that 830 kids to die from so related
the greater of 66 percent of the gross sales net, city tax. and so we were able to generate an additional 534 million in percentage rent for the last reporting period. and so, this hopefully gives you an idea of the financial expectations that we are having, on this opportunity. and i know that i am going through these numbers quickly, if anybody, wants to stop and ask questions, or feel free to >> clarification, i wish it were true when you said that we have an additional 534 million. >> pardon me. >> me too. >> strike that, 534,000. >> and then, you said, it is you said base plus or, or, is it... >> so the way that the bid is going to be set up, it is the greater of, the rent will be it greater of the monthly, minimum rent, or 66 percent or possibly higher, of the gross sales for the lot. >> now you had a plus in there when you said it, so i got confused. >> so it is one or the other. >> one or the other. >> yes. and in the past, what has been the driver? >> in terms of... >> has it been the 66 percent, or has it been the minimum? >> this gets to the peak season, in certain areas like the
will see about $9 million a year in additional tax revenue coming from the casino which is good news. also, they expect to see about 2000 additional jobs in and around the casino. if we come back out your life. you kind of get a sense of how big this place is. not only is it a huge parking lot but they also have a huge parking structure to hold a couple hundred cars. you can see how many people they expectancy at this casino. it all starts tomorrow right here. we are obviously going to be checking it. make sure the chp is warning people. if you're coming out here expect to see some delays. >>mark: are you a gambling person jackie? the >>: i go to vegas every year. >>darya: so this will attract to right. >>: now. i like vegas. i know what to go to robert parks to have my vegas experience. i want to go to vegas. >>darya: are you nervous about the congestion? >>: no but i have a nephew who i was talking to who lives over here. he said it is one to be a traffic nightmare. let me-so you. this is basically an old two-lane road used to be through here. it's basically farmland around here. they're
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the shooter at a nightclub this weekend. a city supervisor floats his idea for a tax on sugary drinks -- in front of the board. we have new information -- and a response from the beverage industry in hopes of making shoppers feel safer on the streets of oakland's chinatown, a local businessman is bringing in private security. kron 4's dan kerman has more. it oakland police say they are happy to have the extra set of eyes. and oakland's chinatown dan carmen, kron4 knows a. >>james:police are hoping to identify four people who might be connected to a shooting at a campbell nightclub over the weekend. this surveillance video from "the spot" night club shows someone walking behind the man in a cowboy hat. then you see another man and in a couple of seconds -- a man and woman walk through the door. the incident began around 2 am - when an employee asked a group of men to turn down their music in the parking lot. that's when one of the men reportedly shot the nightclub employee. police say the group ran off -- and they have not been arrested. the employee was taken to the hospital and is ex
drinks. city supervisor scott weiner is proposing a new tax. today he'll suggest a two- cents per ounce tax on sugary drinks. a can of soda, for example, would cost 24 cents more. the money would be used to pay for health programs for the city's young people. if approved, the proposal would go on the november ballot next year. >> this is the woman police say was driving drunk when she hit and killed two pedestrians early friday. 54-year-old marjorie reitzell of redwood city, is charged with two felony counts of manslaughter and two counts of felony driving under the influence. she's still getting medical care - and was not in court for her arraignment monday. prosecutors say her blood- alcohol level was more than twice the legal limit. >> we know about the contact and what we found in of the car. we know that this is a way over 1.5. the exact amount will not be known until the tests are completed. >> there's a memorial near the scene of the accident. the couple killed are 50- year-old balbir singh and his wife, 45-year-old kamal singh, both of menlo park. if convicted, reitzell faces up
. >>> san francisco's city supervisor set to introduce a ballot measure that would tax all sugar beverages sold in the city. if voters approve soda tax, a 24-cent tax would be added to every can of soda sold in san francisco. the money will help fund health and nutrition programs for children and would generate $31 million in revenue. >>> paul, it seems leek it has been forever since we had some real weather to talk a. now we have winds and cooler temperatures. >> reporter: it all comes at once. bm, then comes sunday, front. wind gusts every where. saw about 30 to 40 miles per hour wind gust at a minimum. some of you got to 75. high winds, big problems around the b. let's take you to antioch. a woman thought an earthquake shook her home. turn out a tree pierced through the roof of her sister's home. in tracy, the wind flipped over six trucks. make matters worse, a lot of dust out there, too. >> it does. that is the wish shoe people are talking about. the dust is like they are driving in the fog. it becomes like black wall in front of you. >> also, in emeryville the wednesday took down some
bit more. san francisco supervisor is pushing for a new tax on each can or a bottle of soda sold here in the city. >>> more than a thousand people are expected to march to the sonoma county sheriff's office in santa rosa today to protest the shooting of 13-year-old andy lopez. kpix 5 reporter is live there and, kate, this is expected to be the largest demonstration yet. >> that's right, michelle. there is a lot of discontent towards law enforcement in this community. today, nearly 1500 demonstrators are expect today pack on the pressure at yet another rally. as you -- as this is going on, we're also learning new details about the sheriff's deputy who shot andy lopez last week. he's identified as 48-year-old gelhaus. hees been with the sonoma county sheriff's department for more than 20 years. gelhaus is also a field training officer and firearm instructor. the sheriff's office says his deputies feel terrible about what happened. >> horrible tragedy for all involved. >> gelhaus is a veteran of the iraq war and contributor to several gun web sites and mack sooens. meanwhile take a look
supervisor today introduced a ballot measure to place a tax on sugar drinks. supervisor scott weiner plan would tax all sugar benches at 2 cents an ounce with cost of can of soda 12 ounce can go up 24 cents. it would wrist an estimated 31 million dollars a year for health and nutrition programs in the city. but small business owners say a tax like that could hurt their sales. supervisors approve it it could go on the 2014 ballot one year from now. >> well, nearly half dozen film production from movie to television series have been shot in san francisco this yea year. and one supervisor wants to keep that momentum going. the plan is to boost the city rebate program that provides financial incentive to hollywood. here's of carolyn tyler. >>reporter: san francisco has a film legacy but these days places like new york, new mexico and vancouver offer movie maker big buck and san francisco has to compete. the producer for new hbo series called looking about the lives of 3 gay men. they were shooting today in tiburon. but most of the action is in san francisco and the city financial ince
supervisor introduced a ballot measure to place a tax on sugary drinks taxing all sugary beverages at $0.02 per ounce. meaning costs of soda would go up $0.24, raising estimated $31 million a year for health and nutrition programs but small business owners say a tax like that could hurt their sales. if approved the proposal could wo go on november, 2014 ballot. staying in the city, nearly half of a dozen film productions from movies to television series have been shot in san francisco this year. and one supervisor wants to keep that momentum going. the plan is to boost the city's rebate program providing financial incentives to hollywood. we are live at city hall tonight. it's lights, camera, hearing there tomorrow. isn't it? >> that is right. and think about this.çóe1 blue jazzmen, m bpprodu the film rebate program. tv series are included and now, one supervisor wants to keep up with what he calls an evolving industry.. san francisco has a film legacy. these days places like new york, new mexico, and vancouver offering big bucks and in san francisco, they have to compete. cat lansberg
bubba paris could spend the next year in federal prison for not paying his tax. paris played nine years for the niners and won three super bowl rings in the process. since 1985, he has been the ceo of his own business, paris enterprises, yes does motivational speaking and sell photographs but according to the u.s. attorney, he failed to pay tax on $182,000 of income from 2006 through 2008. paris, whose real name is william h. paris jr. pleaded guilty to three misdemeanor counts and will be sentenced in federal court in february. >>> well, small group of protesters held what they call a trick or treat protest in oakland today. they claim congress is tricking low-income families by cutting their food stamp benefits. abc7 news reporter carolyn tyler has the story. >> reporter: some dressed in costumes for halloween, but say the real trick comes tomorrow for more than 47 million americans. a temporary hike in food stamp benefits put in place in 2009 during the recession goes away. in california, more than 4 million people will be affected. 67% will be house hordes with children. a maximum m
. >> catherine: coming up on kron 4 news at 6. it's not yet tax season. but scammers are already targetting their victims. their tactics. and what to watch out for. >> catherine: then. >> catherine: tougher times for needy families. food stamps benefits are being cut. coming up. >> catherine: one family shows us how deep those cuts really are. plus. the bart contract is finally up for a vote.. why bay area bart riders could finally have piece of mind by tonight! i love watching tv outside. and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got more hd channels, more dvr space. yeah, but i mean, how did you know? i researched. no, i-i told you. no. yeah! no. the important part is that you're happy now. and i got you this visor. you made a visor! yes! that i'll never wear. ohh. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for two years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. xñ with qualifying bundles. is this flu shot necessary? it keeps you healthy during flu season. but do
that port expansion project is going to generate about $3 million in taxes for the city. >>> millions of families face the grim reality of going hungry. how cuts to food stamps couldn't come at a worse time. >> stop, sit and whisper people on a bay area street getting a science lesson never expected. ,, ,,,, female narrator: it's posturepedic versus beautyrest it's posturepedic versus beautyrest with up to $400 off. serta icomfort and tempur-pedic go head-to-head with three years' interest-free financing. mattress price wars are ending soon at sleep train. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ tentative contract that end the strike last week. it calls for a p >>> right now, bart's 2300 union members are voting on the tentative contract that ended the strike last week. it calls for a pay increase of more than 15%. workers will also start paying into their pensions and healthcare contributions will go up. the results won't be announced until after the polls close at 11:00. >>> rather harsh reality for about a quarter million people in the bay area. they are going to see cuts co
or the accountant who does your taxes or the mechanic who fixes your car? the president encouraged lawmakers to pass the legislation. >>> and tim cook the ceo of apple is also urging passing this. he writes in the wall street journal that "when people feel valued for who they are, they have the comfort and confidence to do the best work of their life." >>> 7:16. new in egypt this morning, former egyptian prod, mohamed morsi appeared in fourth for theist -- president, mohamed morsi appeared in court for the first time since he was removed from power. he says he's the legitimate leader and the court has no jurisdiction to put him on trial. the trial was adjourned until january. he's in a secret location while awaiting his trial. he could get the death penalty if convicted. >>> a man from mish twin claims he -- michigan claims he tipped off the fbi where to find osama bin laden. now he wants to be paid the $25 million reward. tom lee, he's an international jewelry marketer, says he told the fbi bin laden was hiding in pakistan in 2003. the fbi says bin laden's location was found using electronic intell
in lucrative tax credits for the phony studio. capital roan's daughter, for example, according to the -- calderon's daughter for example according to the documents produced was given a job at the studio paid $30,000 according to affidavit but never showed up for work. when a correspondent confronted calderon about the allegations, this is how it went. >> the fbi alleges that you have accepted bribes in exchange for supporting legislation. >> it's, uhm, that's, uhm, like i said, i'm not going to answer anything right now. >> you're an elected officials state senator in one of the largest states in the country. don't you think the public has the right to hear from you? >> sure, they will. >> when will they hear from you? >> they hear from me all the time when i'm in the district. >> you're holding up a badge bragging about this is your "get out of jail free" card your pass and use it like a badge. what did you mean by that? >> i don't know what you're talking about. >> you were standing right there at the greens in pebble beach. >> please. gentlemen, i'm not going to be discussi
with incentives like $750 million of new tax credits the state can invest next year but we talked to several businessmen, like [ non-english language ] he owns a chinese construction company. his main barrier to entry isn't money. it's california's strict policies. >> there is no question the regulatory, permitting process in california, often times are more difficult than they should be. >> reporter: but he says the state is working to find ways to make it easier to do business in california like making permitting faster and more predictable. that's something he will have to explain when he makes his pitch tomorrow. in santa clara, ryan takeo, kpix 5. >> well, tomorrow silicon valley technology innovation and entrepreneurship forum also includes panel discussions and a startup contest. >>> there's a lot of buzz about a new casino opening in the north bay next week. as with any casino, there of course will be winners and losers and for everyone else, there will be a lot more traffic. don ford on the gaming and gridlock. >> reporter: highway 101 running through rohnert park is nearly complete
voters are going to be deciding on bond measures and sales tax increases. in this graphic you can see the counties in which you may get some sticker shock when you get your property bill or when you go to check out if you are not careful. be sure to check your ballots if you live in those places. in particular, even bankrupt stockton is asking its res tents d to pay more in sales tax from 8.25 to a 9% sales tax estimate today bring in $28 million a year. however, the most interesting ballot measure goes to sunnyvale. pro-gun control advocates there have put a measure on the ballot that prohibit having magazines on their gun that can hold more than ten rounds of ammunition. this is a huge fight on both sides. this will be the one to watch in the bay area. >> that's here in california. how about outside? are there other interesting things going on election-wise? >> absolutely. in new jersey voters will be decide to go raise minimum wage to $8.25. in new york state voters are going to be deciding whether to allow gambling casinos to be built. a total of seven with four in upstate new yor
voting whether to decide whether to add a tax on sugary drinks. meaning soda would go up $0.24, raising $31 million for health, nutrition programs but small business owners say it could hurt their sales if approved by supervisors, it would go on the november ballot in 2014. >> there is nothing to worry about if you heard a roar on the peninsula. the fighter jets helping to unveil a new video game. they just performed in redwood city. the guests are at a large party for battlefield four. the game debuting just in time for the holidays. >> that is a big launch for a video game. fighter jets? >> yes. >> still ahead a warning for pet owners veterinarians talk about what to avoid giving dogs and cats. >> a massive accident in arizona a major roadway closed right now. >> also, fixing your flat tire. some tips from consumer reports. >> bay area start up poised to become a popular new >>> three people are dead after this huge pile up on interstate ten halfway between phoenix and tucson. authorities say a dust storm and high winds likely contributed to the crash. several cars were involve in th
't as taxed because more people are conserving, which is good. >> we have enough water to use, but we don't have enough to waste. >> reporter: the rainy season begins november first. it lasts until march, which means it is going to be spring before we have any idea whether or not there is hasn't tour water conservation in our future. ann notarangelo, kpix 5 in antioch. >>> now to chief meteorologist paul deanno. been a long time since we have seen an october this dry. >> reporter: back in 1980, right before ronald reagan was elected president. we will do that again this year. here is the radar. had a couple sprinkles around the bay area. we are zero for october in san jose. zero for october in livermore. we are officially zero for october in san francisco. i am not looking at any rainfall over the next couple days. you know where we did see precipitation? in the sierra. some areas got up to 14 to 18 inches of rainfall. some ski resorts even flirting with the idea of opening on a limited basis as soon as this weekend. take look at the snowfall totals. a foot and a half of new snow. north s
estate tax who assist homeowners in trouble say there's lots of reasons. >> not saying it's not possible, but you know they just get beating down by the system and that the guidelines are so strict that they really can't qualify. >> you get a flat rate to work with a consumer. >> reporter: the green lining institute says helping homeowners to work through mountains of applications requires help from experienced counselors who the treasury does not pay enough to do all the work. >> they don't actually have a real plan of action for how to compensate or adequately compensate. the direct line of commune -- commune case -- communication and help the community get to where they need. >> reporter: that's just one of many funds in the state and other states and nationally that simply are failing to get the money where it's truly needed. >> a lot of these programs are created by agencies that have no connection to real communities. unfortunately that outreach and the implementation just has been missing. >> reporter: and that is costing lots of homes. tom vacar, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> under
the alcohol donated by department of taxation the booze seized from people who don't pay taxes on alcohol. >> well, tonight a study suggests dogs can respond to the tail wags of other dogs happy dogs wag more to the right. nervous swish to the left. the study involved dogs watching films of other dogs when animals saw a dog move right, they stay relaxed of a flick to the left caused the dog's heart rates to speed up they looked anxious. interesting. >> there is a joke in there but i'm not going to go there. >> coming up, just in time for halloween, what one group says is the scariest movie of all. >> it's throw back thursday. we're posting photos of members of the abc7 news team in their childhood costumes. go to our pages to make a to those who've been waiting welcome to covered california. the place to find quality, affordable coverage, and nobody can be denied because of a pre-existing condition. enroll today at coveredca.com. >>> coming up at 6:00 down fall of a state senator and the role twitter may have played. and a way to help athletes recover from injury. some are giving it a fro
project will take five years to complete and generate about $3 million in taxes for the city. >>> a potential for massive grid lock due to gamblers, what a casino that's about to open plans to do to ease traffic. >>> what the governor had to say about google's noting project today. >>> no need to shout. how this contraption is bringing people closer together even when they're standing dozens of feet apart. >>> a hif look outside, clear skies tonight. our dry streak is coming to answered. ,,,,,,,, i love watching tv outside. and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got more hd channels, more dvr space. yeah, but i mean, how did you know? i researched. no, i-i told you. no. yeah! no. the important part is that you're happy now. and i got you this visor. you made a visor! yes! that i'll never wear. ohh. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for two years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. along with a taste of vegas. graton casino and resort i
for an increase of taxes it is a step in the right direction to make this place work. >> i will just add we are such a plan the schaede century other countries look to us we have lost the sense of going to a correctional facility and it should make people more inclined to of war criminal acts but i go to visit imprisoned maybe every six weeks now the general population of dr. death row but put these beautiful mostly men of color is tragic when you read about the school to prison pipelined punishes children for acting out handcuffed, arrested and it changes their lives and how to read it to this point? so we see options cut off for younger children. a society that seems to have lost the common sense. along with the prospect of national identification and program that frightens me but we can fight that. >> just to talk is that it was published by a city life books. [applause] i worked as a the lights books for three years but i love the idea of community resistance that city lights books the word on since 1955 is more powerful the institution we have this great book and i was so thrilled to f
in taxes for the city. >>> if you wanted to own your own basketball the park theater that closed back in 2002 is selling off the wares before it sells off for good. >> many people have memories in this mace. they know it will be torn down they want to take a piece of it home. >> i really want to see it. i want to go in one more time. >> i love old a band oned places. this is like going to disneyland for me. >> no word when it is set to be demolished but he will turn it into an office and retail space. >>> all right, we will show you more of this if you have not seen it already. why this is a rare hybrid solareclipse. >> it is cool. >>> speaking of cool we were cooler yesterday than today. the temperatures going back up before they go back down again. your pinpoint forecast as the news continues. stay with us ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, last year... the new york cy marathon returned after a o year absence. a record number of runners participad amidst heightened security. >>> washed out. the new york city marathon returned after a one-year absence. a record number of runners were there. many were
sold. the proceeds of the tax would pay for health, nutrition and activity programs for city youth supervisor weiner thinks the majority of voters would support the tax because it would benefit children. >>> the change in weather here in the bay area is bringing snow to the sierra. brian hickey is in kingsville where snow has been falling most of the morning. >> reporter: take a look behind me at individual -- king yale. we have 4 to 5 inches. folks come up to the chain patrol, many unprepared for the winter driving conditions. we have seen big rig drivers, having to turn around and head back down the mountain because they didn't come up with chains. and a lot of drivers doing the same. drivers can buy chains from the chain installers at a hefty brice. if you have plans to commissary between now and does -- come to the sierra between you and tuesday morning, bring those chains. 6 inches of snow here, light, fluffy powder, gives you an indication of how cold it is, even at kingdale where is conditions are fluffy and white. we first encountered this snow, even blow nyack, blue canyon
introduced a new soda tax. that's a 24-cent tax on a typical can of soda or $35 million a year for san francisco. the money would be used for health programs for children. it would need a majority work from supervisors to get on the ballot. >>> the san francisco based company added a kittens option to its app. for $20 people can order up a kitten for 15 minutes. the kitten service was available from 7:00 this morning until 4:00 this afternoon. the kittens could also be permanently adopted. the money will be donated to local shelters. >>> and we'll have the latest on what community members say need to happen for this community to heal. >>> plus concerns about covered california. we talk to residents who say the new health care plan is nothing like what was promised. >>> the outrage over the death of a sonoma county teen is growing tonight as hundreds rally for justice. we're asking local leaders what they're doing to gain back the community's trust. 13-year-old sandy lopez was killed by sheriff deputy one week ago today. and tonight his friends and family are gathering for his funeral.
girlfriend singer rihanna. >>> it's official tonight a proposed 2-cent per ounce tax on sodas and sugary drinks is now before san francisco's supervisors. the soda tax would raise an estimated $31 million a year. the money would be earmarked for nutrition, health and physical fitness programs. small business owners say it could hurt their bottom line. others call it manny government and say they should be able to drink whatever they want. >>> homeless advocates stage a protest today. homeless advocates say the proposal is an attempt to criminalize homeless people. weiner introduced the measure. officials with rec and park say vandalism and dumps cost the city about $900,000 a year. the board of supervisors had to postpone a vote on the curfew late this afternoon because police chief greg suhr had to leave the meeting. >>> this evening people went to the shoreline for a candlelight vigil. at least 181 people died. many of them drowned in their own home from the storm surge. today the jersey shore still bears bear -- bares the mark of the destruction. property damages were estimated at $6
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